Workshop - Cash Assistance: TANF (Philadelphia)

Authored By: Philadelphia Benefits Access Coalition

The Philadelphia Benefits Access Coalition is offering a training session on Cash Assistance: TANF on August 2, 2018 from 2:00 pm-4:30 pm in Philadelphia. The workshop will be held at Community Behavioral Health, 801 Market Street, Room 1154-A, Philadelphia, PA 19107.

This workshop will cover the basics of TANF, including eligibility criteria, work requirements, common issues encountered by applicants and recipients, and appealing TANF decisions.

Expert trainers from Community Legal Services (CLS) and Philadelphia Works, Inc. (PWI) will be on hand to review program details and answer all of your questions. You will also learn about opportunities to take action in support of TANF and other critical benefits.

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The Philadelphia Benefits Access Coalition is a forum where Philadelphia based social service providers, case managers, enrollment specialists, policy analysts, community organizations, and residents can come together to:

  • Learn about program eligibility and application requirements;
  • Keep up-to-date on any proposed changes at the federal and state level;
  • Create networks to share problems encountered in the field and best practices;
  • Work with legislators and policymakers to improve access to critical social safety net programs.